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Creating a Scouting System in Football Manager

Since the start of my ‘Moneyball’ Udinese save, one of the main questions I get asked is how to find the undiscovered gems of the football world. 1,182 more words

Football Manager

Hill and Franco Play Cat and Mouse In 'True Story'

The most uncomfortably close relationships seem to come either between family members, or from journalists and murderers.

Summary

Jonah Hill plays Michael Finkel, a recently terminated New York Times journalist who’s struggling for work after a story gone wrong. 1,012 more words

Movies

Sabermetrics - Oakland Athletics and Moneyball

It’s THROWBACK THURSDAY so here is a little story all the way from the city of Oakland in the state of California, USA.

In there 2002 season the Oakland Athletics, and their then General Manager Billy Beane changed the world of sports and professional baseball forever. 383 more words

Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game (Book #6)

 

A baseball team, of all things, was at the center of a story about possibilities and the limits of reason in human affairs. Baseball of all things was an example of how an unscientific culture responds, or fails to respond, to the scientific method – … 443 more words

Books

Baseball.

I love pretty much all sports. I grew up around them and I’ve loved them since I can remember. 282 more words

FM15: Moneyball & The Udinese Project

Finishing my Dortmund save meant it was time for a new one. I asked on Twitter and in the previous blog post for suggestions on new places to visit across Europe. 553 more words

Football Manager

Football Manager Meets Moneyball (Pt 6) - The Set Pieces

Football Manager Meets Moneyball (Pt 6) – The Set Pieces.

They’ll win the league the next season I bet. Really interesting stuff. I’m gearing up for my edition soon so we’ll see how that goes.

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